Tag: space

The Stunning Spiral: Hubble Captures the Intricate Beauty of Galaxy IC 4633, Hidden Within a Sea of Dust

The subject of this image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope is the spiral galaxy IC 4633, located 100 million light-years away from us in the constellation Apus. IC 4633 is…

ARTECHOUSE Brings Cinematic Art Exhibition Beyond the Light to Washington, DC

Submerging Audiences in NASA’s Scientific Discoveries & Galactical Data from James Webb Space Telescope

NASA Sets Coverage of Orion’s Historic Moon Mission Return, Splashdown

NASA will provide live coverage of the Artemis I uncrewed Orion spacecraft's return flyby of the Moon on Monday, Dec. 5, as well as its return to Earth on Sunday, Dec. 11. The agency…

NASA Science, Cargo Launches on Northrop Grumman Resupply Mission

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A Northrop Grumman Cygnus resupply spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with more than 8,200 pounds of science investigations and cargo after launching at 5:32 a.m.…

Two Months of Successful Ground Support for AST SpaceMobile’s BlueWalker 3 Satellite On-Orbit Have Been Completed by Leaf Space

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaf Space, a leading provider of ground segment as-a-service (GSaaS) solutions, announced today that it has successfully completed two months of ground operations in support of AST SpaceMobile…

IXPE Measures Exploded Star Remains

When a massive star collapsed in the Cassiopeia constellation, it generated a supernova explosion with some of the fastest shockwaves in the Milky Way. These speedy shock waves are one…

Chandra Shows Giant Black Hole Spins Slower Than Its Peers

H1821+643 is a quasar powered by a supermassive black hole, located about 3.4 billion light years from Earth. Astronomers used NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory to determine the spin of the black hole in H1821+643, making…

To Infinity and Beyond: NASA Collaborates on New Lightyear Film

NASA assets have a far-reaching audience including those beyond scientists and engineers. Visual resources including imagery and other video footage, filming at NASA centers across the country, and providing technical…

New Spacewalking, Moonwalking Services

NASA has selected Axiom Space and Collins Aerospace to advance spacewalking capabilities in low-Earth orbit and at the Moon, by buying services that provide astronauts with next generation spacesuit and…